Debbie Montano is Director of Sales for education and government customers at MetaFlows, Inc, a network security company with an innovative new intrusion detection & protection system (IDS/IPS). The MetaFlows Security System (MSS) is software that intelligently detects, prevents, and analyzes cybersecurity incidents with unprecedented efficiency and flexibility.
Ms. Montano has 24 years experience in technology design, development, operations, sales & marketing. Ms. Montano has extensive experience with US and international research and education (R&E), high performance computing and biomedical research organizations, plus knowledge of their infrastructure and networks. As director of advanced internet initiatives at Qwest, from 1998 through 2003, she was instrumental in the development of the nationwide Internet2 R&E backbone, and numerous state and regional networks. Ms Montano has also held positions at National LambdaRail, Juniper Networks, Force10 Networks, Kenan Systems and McData. Ms Montano has a BS in computer science and engineering from MIT, and is engaged in graduate studies at Stanford University.